Ascot (UK) Based Digital Agency, Rawnet, Competes on an International Scale at the Webby Awards 2014
April 11, 2014 --
Berkshire, UK (PRWEB UK) 11 April 2014
Every year, the great British institution of Gumball 3000 turns 3,000 miles of public roads into an international rally course. The event pits around 120 of the most eye-catching and head-turning cars against one another in the ultimate road trip adventure.
Ascot based Digital Agency, Rawnet, completely redesigned the Gumball 3000 website ahead of the 2013 rally. A unique brand with image a the heart, Gumball 3000 needed a site that was like no other. Keen to provide users with the full Gumball experience, Rawnet implemented a Google Images inspired grid, showcasing apparel alongside articles on fashion, music, pop culture and lifestyle as well as up to the minute coverage of the rally itself.
Rawnet are thrilled to announce that today the Gumball 3000 website has been nominated as a finalist in the The 18th Annual International Webby Awards (http://www.webbyawards.com). From tens of thousands of entries that were submitted, Gumball3000.com by Rawnet was one of 5 finalists selected in its category.
Having been selected as one of the top 5 Car and Car Culture sites in the world, Gumball3000.com is up against stiff competition, including BBC Autos. Winners will be selected by public votes and announced on 29th April at an award ceremony in New York, USA.
Rawnet are now promoting their nomination success and trying to drum up votes to help bring an award back home to the UK in April. Nominations can be seen and votes placed at
Rawnet is a Digital Design and Development agency based in Ascot, UK. Employing 30 staff, Rawnet designs and build websites, web and mobile applications for a wide range of clients including Gumball 3000, ITV Studios and O2. In 2013 Rawnet was nominated as Most Respected Agency at the annual Wirehive 100 awards and ranked 6th in The Drums Elite Digital Census.
For more information visit http://rawnet.com/about-us.
About Gumball 3000
The Gumball 3000 is an annual British 3,000-mile international motor rally which takes place on public roads, with a different route around the world each year. Founded in 1999 by Maximillion Cooper, it sees an annual entry of 120 cars, which are mostly exotic and powerful sports cars.
For more information visit http://www.gumball3000.com/.
About The Webby Awards
The Webby Awards is the leading international award honoring excellence on the Internet. Established in 1996 during the Web's infancy, The Webbys is presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS) - a 1,000+ member judging body that includes executive members comprised of leading Web experts, business figures, luminaries, visionaries and creative celebrities, and associate members.
For more information visit http://www.webbyawards.com/about/.
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